Higher Education

Microsoft® Expression Web 3: Introductory, 1st Edition

  • Gary B. Shelly
  • Jennifer Campbell
  • Ollie N. Rivers
  • ISBN-10: 0538474491  |  ISBN-13: 9780538474498
  • 312 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2009
  • © 2011 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $64.50
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In MICROSOFT EXPRESSION WEB 3: INTRODUCTORY you'll find features that are specifically designed to engage students, improve retention, and prepare them for future success. Our trademark step-by-step, screen-by-screen approach now encourages students to expand their understanding of the Expression Web software through experimentation, exploration, and planning ahead. Brand new end of chapter exercises prepare students to become more capable software users by requiring them to use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to create real-life documents.

Features and Benefits

  • Engage students with the information they need to know, when they need to know it, with enhancements to the step-by-step instructions, a Q &A feature, and improved call outs and screen shots, students will be able to successfully navigate and retain new information.
  • Features WYSIWYG design interface of Expression Web and other tools such as task panes and dialog boxes to create and modify Web sites and CSS also introduces HTML and CSS code views to enhance students understanding of the back-end of Web site creation, allowing students to use these skills in both their professional and personal lives
  • Integration of the interactive activities and videos on the Online Companion, in conjunction with the end-of-chapter student's assignment aid in retention of material through a variety of assessment.
  • Plan Ahead feature employs real world scenarios and prepares students to create successful projects by encouraging them to think about what they are trying to accomplish before they begin.
  • Increase student skill and concept master with end-of-chapter exercises, including Make It Right, Extend Your Knowledge and Cases and Places hands-on projects, which emphasize experimentation allowing students to go beyond the book.

Table of Contents

1. Creating an Expression Web Site.
2. Working with Images and Links.
3. Working with Templates and Styles.
Expression Web Design Feature.
A: Using Microsoft Expression Web User Guide.
B: Web Standards and Accessibility.
C: Publishing Content to the Web.
D: Microsoft Expression Studio 3.
E: Using Expression Web in Windows XP.
F: Using Expression Web in Windows Vista.
G: Changing Screen Resolution.


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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Gary B. Shelly

Gary B. Shelly wrote and published his first computer education textbook in 1969. More than twenty million copies of Shelly Cashman Series' textbooks have been sold. Gary and a talented group of contributing authors have produced books on computer programming, computer concepts, and application software that are the leading textbooks in the computer technology market today. Gary has hosted the annual Shelly Cashman Institute, a week-long training event focusing on the latest topics in technology, for the past 34 years.

Jennifer Campbell

In addition to this fifth edition of Discovering the Internet, Jennifer T. Campbell is the author of the Cengage textbooks: Web Design: Introductory; Microsoft Expression Web: Introductory; Computer Literacy BASICS: Microsoft Office 2007 Companion; and Microsoft Office Quick Reference Pocket Guide, as well as a contributing author for Discovering Computers. Jennifer has been involved in computer textbook publishing as an editor, author, and marketing manager; she holds a B.A. in English from The College of William and Mary.

Ollie N. Rivers

Ollie N. Rivers has more than 20 years business experience in financial and administrative management and more than 10 years experience as a corporate trainer. She is a co-author of two e-business textbooks; a contributing author on more than 15 software applications and Internet textbooks; and has developed numerous continuing education seminars for accounting professionals. Ms. Rivers holds an MBA and a BS in Accounting and Management, both from Houston Baptist University.